Cases of the delta variant of the coronavirus are increasing rapidly in the US. Meanwhile, New York City announced on Tuesday that employees and customers in the US would be required to get vaccinated for indoor dining, fitness, and entertainment facilities as part of a first-of-its-kind effort to combat the pandemic. Proof of COVID-19 vaccination will soon be required in New York City by anyone who wants to dine at a restaurant. Apart from this, the vaccine will also be mandatory for gyms. Mayor Bill de Blasio has announced that it is the first major US city to implement it.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio announced the new policy. This will be implemented in the coming weeks. New York City is discussing this with the business community and receiving information. The final details of the policy will be announced after about two weeks.
New York City is discussing this with the business community and receiving information. The final details of the policy will be announced after about two weeks. Mayer said the Key to New York Pass would be a one-of-a-kind initiative in the country that would require employees and customers to have at least one dose of the vaccine for indoor dining, indoor fitness, and entertainment facilities.
He said that ‘Key to New York City’ means that those who have been vaccinated will be able to take advantage of all the facilities available in the city. To encourage New Yorkers to get the Covid-19 vaccine, the city body recently announced that those vaccinated at its vaccine centers will receive $100, and so far more than 11,000 residents have received this incentive.